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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R1S3_4616
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 03/20/1904
Title [23rd Street Station, IRT East Side Line, Manhattan, NY]
Description 23rd Street Station, 23rd Street and 4th Avenue (now Park Avenue South), Manhattan, NY. Contract 1 construction of the IRT East Side line. Southwestward view of the West station platform, showing terra cotta ceiling moldings, a skylight with circular glass panels, wall tiles, mosaics and terra cotta medallions inscribed with the number 23.
Photographer W.K.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
4th Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Tiles in interior decoration
Medallions (Ornament areas)
23rd Street
Park Avenue South (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line East Side Line (IRT)
Station 23rd Street Station (IRT East Side Line)